In my life I have only found one other human that I can say this about. She has been my Wife for 43+ years. Yet, I have had nine dogs in my life (one my K-9 Partner) who fit this description to a "T". You figure it out, I just don't care since I am happy. One Wife = Nine Dogs sounds like a great radio to me.
It came to me that every time I loose a dog they take a piece of my heart with them, & every new dog who comes into my life gifts me with a piece of their heart. If I live long enough all the components of my heart will be dog, & I will become as generous & loving as they are.